How Can We Prevent Gun Violence In Our Communities?

InSight Campaign to End Gun Violence presents a panel presentation: How Can We Prevent Gun Violence In Our Communities? on April 15, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Leo Guthart Cultural Center Theater located in the Axinn Library, South Campus. 


Welcome: Martin Melkonian, Economics, International Scene, Hofstra University and Mario A. Murillo, Co-Director, Center for Civic Engagement, Hofstra University

ModeratorRichard Koubek Ph. D., LI Jobs with Justice


Carolyn McCarthy, NY4, Vice-Chair House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force
Michelle Schimel, NY 16th A.D., Co-Chair N.Y. Chapter of State Legislators against Illegal Guns
John Aresta, Malverne Chief of Police
Sergio Argueta, Director of Undergraduate Social Work Program, Adelphi University
Frederick Brewington, Esq., Civil Rights Attorney
Sister Jeanne Clark, OP, Founder of HOMECOMING, a community supported agricultural and educational project.
Joyce Gorycki, Chair, LI Chapter New Yorkers Against Gun Violence


Q and A following discussion

Art and Essay Displays by Local Students


To ensure adequate seating, please RSVP, including your name, email and organization to  or to Pax Christi Long Island, P.O. Box 152, Hicksville, NY 11802

Co-Sponsors: Congregation of the Infant Jesus; Daughters of Wisdom; Great Neck Sane /Peace Action;  Hofstra Center for Civic Engagement; Hofstra Women of Action; Hofstra International Scene; Leadership of the Dominican Sisters of Amityville;  Leadership of the Sisters of Charity, Halifax;  LI Alliance for Peaceful Alternatives; LI Council of Churches; LI Immigrant Alliance; LI Interfaith Alliance; LI Jobs with Justice; Pax Christi LI; Reach Out America; Social Justice Committee, UU Congregation at Shelter Rock; The Brothers of Little Portion Priory, Society of St. Francis; Town of Hempstead Against Gun Violence; Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk US Province. 

Monday, April 15, 2013


Free/RSVP required



Cultural Center Theater - Leo A. Guthart
Guthart Cultural Center Theater
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549


Phone: 516-463-5595

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